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Link to Explore the economics of Alberta art

Explore the economics of Alberta art

Date: Jul 25, 2019

On April 25, 2019, Statistics Canada released Culture Satellite Account (CSA) updated economic data for the Canadian arts, culture & sport sectors.
Link to "Alberta and the Group of Seven" at Government House

"Alberta and the Group of Seven" at Government House

Date: Jul 23, 2019

Did you know there was a strong connection between Alberta and members of the Group of Seven?
Link to New Exhibition at the Art Gallery of Grande Prairie

New Exhibition at the Art Gallery of Grande Prairie

Date: Jul 12, 2019

Check out the new exhibition "Ecology is Human | Nature" that is now on view at the Art Gallery of Grande Prairie.

Deadline: Oct 31, 2019 - 9:00 pm

Link to National Indigenous Peoples Day

National Indigenous Peoples Day

Date: Jun 21, 2019

Celebrate the heritage, diverse cultures & incredible achievements of First Nations, Inuit & Métis!
    Link to Dive into the 2017-18 AFA Annual Report

    Dive into the 2017-18 AFA Annual Report

    Date: Nov 28, 2018

    Explore the 2017-18 AFA Annual Report, including last fiscal year's accomplishments and highlights
    Link to Becca Taylor awarded Dr. Joane Cardinal-Schubert Fellowship for Indigenous Curators

    Becca Taylor awarded Dr. Joane Cardinal-Schubert Fellowship for Indigenous Curators

    Date: Aug 13, 2018

    Through this Fellowship, Becca will research and work with Indigenous artists to potentially increase representation in the AFA collection.
    Link to Place presented by Brian Webb Dance Company

    Place presented by Brian Webb Dance Company

    Date: Aug 1, 2018

    PLACE premiered on August 9 & 10 at 8 PM at The Theatre Lab (Allard Hall, MacEwan University).An AFA 25th Anniversary Commemorative Art Project
    Link to AFA provides supplemental project funding Alberta Culture Days 2018

    AFA provides supplemental project funding Alberta Culture Days 2018

    Date: Jul 20, 2018

    The AFA offered one-time project funding to support Alberta Culture Days 2018 celebrations led by Indigenous and Culturally Diverse communities.
    Link to AFA Public Art Commission Awarded to Portage College

    AFA Public Art Commission Awarded to Portage College

    Date: Apr 24, 2018

    This funding will be used to commission three pieces of work from Indigenous artists for MOAPPA's Celebrating New Dawn project.
    Link to AFA Commemorative Project "All the World’s a Stage"

    AFA Commemorative Project "All the World’s a Stage"

    Date: Apr 23, 2018

    A short documentary film on renowned Calgary theatre artists will play in Edmonton and Calgary. It has been nominated for three AMPIA awards.

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